Scottdale Bank & Trust Names Powell as Community Banking Liaison

Posted on Apr 30th, 2019

Melinda PowellScottdale Bank & Trust, a division of Mid Penn Bank, is proud to announce the appointment of Melinda Powell as Community Banking Liaison.

In her new capacity as Community Banking Liaison, Powell will serve as a community brand ambassador. Her more than 35 years with Scottdale Bank & Trust will enable her to build bridges across communities and expand relationships with existing clients. Powell’s role will serve as a pivot point for branches and as a partner to regional management. Additionally, she will assist in the coordination of community events, marketing opportunities and philanthropic efforts in all of the communities that Scottdale Bank & Trust serves.

Powell most recently served as Branch Manager of Scottdale Bank & Trust’s Vanderbilt office. Prior experience with Scottdale Bank & Trust includes 25 years as a Compliance Officer.

Powell received a bachelor’s degree from Penn State University and has more than 35 years of continuing education in regulatory compliance and banking accreditations.

A resident of Connellsville, Bullskin Township, Powell has deep roots in the region. She currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Scottdale Chamber of Commerce, and previously served as Treasurer for two years. Additionally, she created and currently maintains the Scottdale Cemetery records for the Board of the cemetery; a five-year project with more than 10,000 records.

About Mid Penn Bancorp Inc.

Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: MPB), headquartered in Millersburg, Pa., has been serving the community since 1868. Mid Penn has 38 retail locations in the state of Pennsylvania and total assets of approximately $2 billion. Its footprint includes Berks, Bucks, Chester, Cumberland, Dauphin, Fayette, Lancaster, Luzerne, Montgomery, Northumberland, Schuylkill and Westmoreland counties. The bank offers a comprehensive portfolio of products and services to meet the banking needs of the communities it serves. To learn more about Mid Penn Bank, visit